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[ aws . guardduty ]



Creates a single Amazon GuardDuty detector. A detector is an object that represents the GuardDuty service. A detector must be created in order for GuardDuty to become operational.

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See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.


[--client-token <value>]
--enable | --no-enable
[--finding-publishing-frequency <value>]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]


--client-token (string) The idempotency token for the create request.

--enable | --no-enable (boolean) A boolean value that specifies whether the detector is to be enabled.

--finding-publishing-frequency (string) A enum value that specifies how frequently customer got Finding updates published.

Possible values:


--cli-input-json (string) Performs service operation based on the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, the CLI values will override the JSON-provided values. It is not possible to pass arbitrary binary values using a JSON-provided value as the string will be taken literally.

--generate-cli-skeleton (string) Prints a JSON skeleton to standard output without sending an API request. If provided with no value or the value input, prints a sample input JSON that can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json. If provided with the value output, it validates the command inputs and returns a sample output JSON for that command.

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.


DetectorId -> (string)

The unique ID of the created detector.